Town Square

Post a New Topic


Sort by:  Most recent topic/comment   Most viewed   Most comments

Navigation tip: Clicking on any category label will display all recent posts in that category

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Police log: Home holdup under investigation

Pleasanton police are investigating a holdup at a home in the 2100 block of Cascara Court. Read the full story here http://pleasantonweekly.com/news/show_story.php?id=8513...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2012
Last comment by Peter Malloy, on Jan 16, 2012 at 10:29 pm | 9 comments | 2310 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

All lanes on I-680 near Bernal now open after 7-hour overnight closure

All lanes of I-680 near Bernal Avenue have re-opened following a big rig crash that required about seven hours of clean-up. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bill, on May 1, 2012 at 9:53 am | 6 comments | 1940 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Hundreds turn out for Rotary's 19th annual downtown Spirit Run

More than 1,300 runners turned out Sunday for the 19th annual Father's Day Spirit Run, an event hosted by the Rotary Club...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2012
Last comment by really?, on Jun 19, 2012 at 6:48 pm | 7 comments | 1883 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Take a survey on your rainwater use

Ph.D. candidate Neeraja Havaligi is asking Pleasanton residents to take an online survey for her to use with her thesis on...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2012
Last comment by Beeky, on Aug 14, 2012 at 10:21 pm | 3 comments | 2850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton schools post gains in meeting 'No Child Left Behind' goals

Pleasanton schools are making progress in teaching English language learners and economically disadvantaged students, according...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Stacey, on Oct 11, 2012 at 11:18 pm | 9 comments | 3075 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider Prop. 8 today

The U.S. Supreme Court is due to take another look today at whether it should review the constitutionality of Proposition...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2012
Last comment by Cholo, on Dec 26, 2012 at 7:35 pm | 12 comments | 10342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Museum honors Black History Month

The Museum on Main celebrates February as Black History Month in a special performance of "An Evening from A Grandmother's...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by Cholo, on Feb 4, 2013 at 9:12 pm | 10 comments | 1273 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Sullivan's last stand against Walmart grocery

Pleasanton City Councilman Matt Sullivan, a long-time and outspoken foe of the business and employment policies of national...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by Respect, on Mar 29, 2013 at 9:15 am | 12 comments | 1566 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

'University' founder facing federal charges blocked from opening new Pleasanton campus

Even as she was facing charges for running a bogus university, Susan Xiao-Ping was working to set up another unaccredited...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2013
Last comment by Clueless?, on Sep 7, 2013 at 9:59 pm | 16 comments | 4299 Views

AROUND TOWN

OPINION: Better options for Pleasanton's East Side

As your Pleasanton council member I was asked, "Should the city of Pleasanton continue to plan for development of 400 acres...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Julie , on May 6, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 31 comments | 3339 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin post office to be named for Dr. Jim Kohnen

A Congressional bill to name the U.S. Post Office in Dublin as the "James 'Jim' Kohnen Post Office" passed the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by sports park, on Jun 25, 2014 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 2654 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebrate 'Green' at tonight's last 1st Wednesday street party

Celebrate Green in downtown Pleasanton tonight during the 1st Wednesday Street Party, the last one of the summer. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2014
Last comment by Cholo, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:26 am | 6 comments | 1377 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Cigarette cleanup starts this weekend

The Public Policy Subcommittee of the Pleasanton Youth Commission will host "Cigarette Butt Cleanup" events this weekend...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2015
Last comment by citizen, on Feb 16, 2015 at 8:37 pm | 6 comments | 2511 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Weekly wins top honors in statewide contest

The Pleasanton Weekly won prestigious first-place awards in four key categories among all California weekly newspapers in...

Original post made on May. 11, 2015
Last comment by ?, on May 12, 2015 at 6:21 am | 6 comments | 2858 Views

AROUND TOWN

Zone 7 water rate study underway in advance of Aug. 26 meeting

The Zone 7 Water Agency is undertaking a rate study to determine whether the agency's current water rates are financially...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2015
Last comment by justwondering, on Aug 7, 2015 at 1:27 pm | 6 comments | 1415 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council again postpones hearing on Lund Ranch

A public hearing scheduled for tonight on a bid by Greenbriar Homes to build 50 houses on the now-vacant 195-acre Lund Ranch...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2015
Last comment by map, on Nov 4, 2015 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 1072 Views

AROUND TOWN

California real estate economist to speak Friday in Pleasanton

Leslie Appleton Young, vice president and chief economist for the California Association of Realtors (CAR), will speak about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Member, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1469 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton water supplier forced to tap into emergency reserves

Zone 7 Water Agency has for the past five days been tapping into its emergency water supply after it was announced that the...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by amy, on Jun 5, 2007 at 11:43 am | 1 comment | 3094 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Just say no to more initiatives

We've said before that we're generally opposed to ballot box initiatives that should best be left to paid city staff to research...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by shelley, on May 17, 2008 at 10:08 pm | 6 comments | 2016 Views

SPORTS

Back on track

Donning roller skates, the SF Bay Bombers will fly around the banked track with a vengeance in a battle over San Diego Firebirds...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2008
Last comment by Jack Jones, on Dec 5, 2008 at 9:33 am | 9 comments | 2660 Views
<< < 134 135 136 137 138 > >>
Page 136 of 653

Hotel and more big box stores planned for El Charro Road
By Tim Hunt | 3 comments | 735 views

Representing me or my money?
By Roz Rogoff | 5 comments | 539 views